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i was wondering if there is an application that shows UPTIME on the desktop, something like a desktop widget.

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conky is the solution.

A beginner guide is here - http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=5436679#post5437628

To make it beautiful, You can search for themes in deviantart.

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